81 Palestinians injured in clashes with Israeli soldiers in eastern Gaza Strip: medics

Gaza, June 22 -- - At least 81 Palestinians were injured on Friday afternoon during clashes between Palestinian demonstrators and Israeli soldiers in eastern Gaza Strip, close to the border with Israe... Read More

War criminal Azhar's appeal hearing begins

Dhaka, June 18 -- The Appellate Division on Tuesday started hearing the appeal filed by war criminal ATM Azharul Islam challenging his death sentence. The hearing took place at the four-member bench ... Read More

Budget to protect interest of handful of businesspeople, politicians: Gonoforum

Dhaka, June 15 -- Gonoforum on Saturday turned down the national budget for 2019-20 saying it has been formulated to protect the interest of a handful of businesspeople and politicians ignoring people... Read More

New research busts myths about comprehensive sexuality education

Dhaka, June 12 -- Comprehensive sexuality education is an essential part of a good quality education that improves reproductive health and contributes to gender equality, argues Facing the Facts. "Fa... Read More

Khulna journo held in money laundering case

Khulna, June 11 -- The Criminal Investigation Department (CID) arrested Khulna Press Club's former vice-president Mizanur Rahman Milton in a money laundering case on Monday. Rafiqul Islam, officer-in... Read More

England & Wales 2019 sets dubious record for most abandoned matches

Dhaka, June 11 -- The ongoing ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 in England & Wales saw a record number of three abandoned matches till Tuesday (June 11) after Bangladesh-Sri Lanka, the 16th World Cup match, ... Read More

China signs deal with Russia for setting up more nuke power units

Dhaka, June 8 -- China has signed a general contract with Russia for constructing two more VVER-1200 reactor-based nuclear power plants. According to a statement of Russian nuclear energy agency Rosa... Read More

Federer seeks revenge vs. Wawrinka in French quarterfinals

Paris, June 4 -- Roger Federer has a chance to take a measure of revenge against friend and fellow Swiss player Stan Wawrinka in the French Open quarterfinals. Wawrinka beat Federer in straight sets ... Read More

131 students pass SSC after reevaluation

Dhaka, June 1 -- A total of 131 students, who initially failed the Secondary School Certificate (SSC) examination, cleared the tests after their scripts were reevaluated by the Barishal and Cumilla ed... Read More

84 Rohingyas rescued in 2 separate drives; 5 traffickers arrested

Cox's Bazar, May 19 -- Law-enforcers rescued 84 Rohingyas from Pekua of Cox's Bazar and Teknaf upazila on Saturday while they were waiting to board boats heading to Malaysia. The rescued Rohingya com... Read More